Jorge Polanco

Jorge Polanco

Height/Weight: 5' 11"/208 lbs
Bat: S
Throw: R
Born: San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic
College: None
Draft: Undrafted
  • San Rafael, CA Patch

    Ex-Archie Williams Pitcher Joe Ryan Pockets $500 In MLB Win: Report

    The former Archie Williams High School pitching standout won a bet Sunday with his Minnesota Twins teammates, The Pioneer Press reports. MINNEAPOLIS, MN — Joe Ryan's breakthrough year is paying off. The former Archie Williams High School pitcher in his most recent outing for the Minnesota Twins walked off with $500, and that was hours before he and his teammates walked off with a 3-1 victory over the Cleveland Guardians on Sunday.

  • Royals Review

    Minnesota Twins Series Preview: Their slow start turned around awfully fast

    He’s seen his walks tick up a bit over his last two starts with four each in just nine total innings, so that’s something to be watched, but what I’m most interested here is if the Twins can do to him what some other teams have done and fight off the tough pitches to foul away. Lynch is getting a lot of swings and misses, but ranks very high in both the number of foul balls he’s allowed and the percentage of foul balls per swing.

  • Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder

    New Twins shortstop is 'adjusting to the adjustments'

    Sports Odds & Ends The shortstop in baseball is often seen as the captain of the infield, taking charge of balls hit in the air or on the ground as well as the communication among infielders. Some say it is probably the second behind catcher as the hardest position defensively to play as it requires a player’s ability to cover a lot of ground and ground balls along with covering second base and the surrounding territory.